Raub

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German roup, from Old High German roub, from Proto-West Germanic *raub, from Proto-Germanic *raubaz (rape, pillage; spoils; garment, robe). Cognate with German Raub (robbery), Dutch roof (robbery), English reif (robbery).

Noun[edit]

Raub m

  1. (Uri) harvest yield

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German roup, from Old High German roub, from Proto-West Germanic *raub, from Proto-Germanic *raubaz. More at robe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁaʊ̯p/
  • Rhymes: -aʊ̯p
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Raub m (genitive Raubes or Raubs, plural Raube)

  1. robbery, heist
  2. deprivation

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Further reading[edit]

  • Raub” in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From northern Middle High German rūpe, from Middle Low German rūpe, perhaps from Proto-Germanic *rūpō and related to *raupijaną (to pluck).

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Noun[edit]

Raub f (plural Rauve, diminutive Raubche)

  1. caterpillar

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